Elmer Francisco is a Filipino entrepreneur, philantropist and politician who is running for senator in the May 13, 2019 election under the Partido Federal ng Pilipinas (PFP). In 2013, he ran for mayor in Cagayan de Oro City but lost to then governor of Misamis Oriental Oscar Moreno.
Complete Name –> Elmer Francisco
Nickname –> Elmer
Birthdate –> April 19, 1978
Birthplace –> Las Piñas City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Father –> Jorge “George” Trinidad Francisco, owner of Francisco Motors, a maker of jeepneys
Mother –> Rosalinda “Rosie” Bautista Francisco
Siblings –> 5
Spouse –> Michelle Tiu Cabrera of Cagayan De Oro City, Misamis Oriental
Son –> Dominic Cabrera Francisco
Elementary – Colegio San Agustin, Dasmariñas Village, Makati
High School – Colegio San Agustin, Dasmariñas Village, Makati
College – De La Salle University, Manila
Course – Bachelor of Science in Physics
College – De La Salle University – College of St. Benilde
Course – Bachelor in Consular and Diplomatic Affairs
* Businessman, Chairman of the Board and President of Elmer Francisco Industries (EFI) that manufactures fully electric vehicles under the brand Francisco Jeepney. He is also the chairman & CEO of 1111 Empire, Inc.
and The Game of the Generals.
* Trustee, Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation (Oro Chamber)
* Participant, 1st US-ASEAN Business Forum held in Cambodia in 2012
* Member, Rotary Club of West Cagayan de Oro
* Member, Rotary Club of Makati West
Achievements and Awards
Elmer established ElmerFrancisco.org, a philanthropic organization that distributes relief goods to survivors of natural calamities, among other objectives.
* National Industrialization
Scandals and Controversies